Monthly Archives: March 2011

Pistachio Dessert Recipe: Dreamy and Delicious

Another week has already flown by, and we found ourselves contemplating yet another free day. Yes, we had a free day–we haven’t cut it out completely. However, our portion sizes were normal, our breakfast was the same as “non-free days,” … Continue reading

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Cherry Glazed Pork Ribs

Today was another Feeding America day and it got me thinking about how last week, when my husband went instead of me, he ended up walking out of there with a rack of pork ribs. How lucky was that? Well, … Continue reading

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Birthday? Free Day?

Lucky for me, it was both. And it was a really nice day, even with two sick children. Of course, since it was my birthday, we went for the free day concept full blast–despite having had limited success the past … Continue reading

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Mashed Poturnipoes: Mashed Potatoes and Turnips

Not too long ago we received some turnips at our local Feeding America food bank. Neither Jared nor I have ever had turnips (at least as far as we can remember). Consequently, we didn’t know what to do with them. … Continue reading

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Bananas in Pineapple Sauce

With all of the good information I’ve been reading about bananas lately (see my earlier post here) I decided to tackle bananas as something other than a cereal additive. It didn’t go that well, in our opinion, but here’s what … Continue reading

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Breakfast Soup Recipe

Breakfast….soup? Really? A breakfast SOUP? Yes, really. And yes, that’s what I thought myself when I followed the recipe and realized it was, indeed, going to turn out to be a soup. Not exactly what I had planned for when … Continue reading

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Free Day Take 2: Sandwiches, Shakes, and Pizza Oh my!

We had our second free day of our LBN diet today. Again, the free day is an addition that we took from the Body for Life program for my husband’s benefit (to give him something to look forward to). Happily, … Continue reading

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